FLAX SEED OIL
/ LINUM USITATISSIMUM /
RICH IN OMEGA-3. PERFECT ACNE CONTROL.
100% PURE & NATURAL
Flax Seed Oil is a vegetable oil obtained by cold-pressing dried raw flax seeds (Linum usitatissimum), a plant of the Linaceae family, grown both for its fiber, from which are produced so-called linen garments and yarns, and for seeds, from which oil is obtained.
Flax Seed Oil contains essential Alpha-Linoleic acid (ALA), which is transformed into Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) in the body and also Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA), which is one of the Omega-3 acids found only in Fish Oil.
Omega-3 Acids, and in particular Alpha-Linoleic Acid, are present in sufficient quantity only in Fish and Flaxseed Oil.
Flax Seed Oil contains a large amount of minerals - Potassium, Magnesium, Zinc, Lignans, Proteins and Fibers, but the most important components of Flax Seed Oil are fatty acids: Omega-3 (60%), Omega-6 (20%), Omega -9 (10%) and other unsaturated fatty acids (10%).
Flax Seed Oil helps to restore and regenerate skin cells, to retain moisture in the skin, to regulate the natural balance of hydration. Due to the naturally high content of vit. A and E, has been successful in combating cellular skin aging and effectively smoothing out wrinkles.
Flax Seed Oil is a powerful friend in the treatment of acne - the lignan, which is rich in oil, helps to limit specific enzymes that activate the over-production of testosterone, the main cause of acne.
Due to the natural content of vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6 and E and high levels of Omega-3, Flax Seed Oil has traditionally been used as a means of helping psoriasis, inflamed and irritated skin, improves skin condition for acne, eczema, sunburn and rosacea.
Flaxseed Oil strengthens hair and nails, helps wipe out old stretch marks and prevent new ones from appearing.
Hair Care - Flax Seed Oil stimulates the strength of hair follicles and hair grows healthier and faster. As a hair mask, Flax Seed Oil restores its luster, revitalizes and improves the overall condition of the hair.
Scalp massaging once a week will stimulate the blood circulation of the scalp and limit hair loss caused by stress.
Directions for use - Apply on the skin of the face and body on its own and spread with light, circular massage movements.
Use together with your favorite face and body creams, masks and lotions. Add to your favorite shampoo, balm or hair mask.
Mix with other basic or essential oils to create your own unique products.
Precautions - not recorded and safe to use during pregnancy. As with all nut based carrier oils, always use caution on people with nut allergies.
Linum usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Oil
Method of Extraction: Pressed from Flax Seeds (Linseed)
Country of Origin: Ukraine
Colour - Yellow
Odour - Characteristic
pH - 4.02%
Oleic - 21%
Linoleic (Omega 6) - 16%
Alpha Linoleic (Omega 3) - 53%
Vit. A, Vit. B1, Vit. B2, Vit. B3, Vit. B5, Vit. B6, Vit. E, Omega-3 and minerals.